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Dive Little Corn - Day Dives

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Address: Nicaragua
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+505 8856 5888
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Nicaragua’s 1st dive shop established over 15 years ago, and now has...

Nicaragua’s 1st dive shop established over 15 years ago, and now has developed into a 5* PADI dive center not only taking people diving on the untouched reefs surrounding Little Corn island, but also teaching kids and adults to dive for fun, guide as dive masters and teach as instructors both diving and non diving activities. Our center is fully equipped with all new equipment including tanks, weights, belts, BCD’s, Regulators, masks, fins & snorkels as well as other training and safety equipment. We have 2 specially designed dive pangas taking maximum 10 – 12 people (max 6 fun divers per DM & 4 students per instructor) including staff keeping our training and certified divers separate as much as possible and the groups small and personal.

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...because I'd hate for it to become too popular & attract the hordes. Everyone at the shop was great to dive with and, after diving, they were fun to socialize with afterwards... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 July 2014
JB_MM_2010
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Sterling, Virginia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014

I have lived in Nicaragua for two years so I'm use to the way businesses are run here. I have also dove all around the world and experienced dozens of dive shops. I have a true passion for diving and I have never turned down an opportunity to dive when gven the opportunity, but there's always a first. I had... More 

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Sterling, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

...because I'd hate for it to become too popular & attract the hordes. Everyone at the shop was great to dive with and, after diving, they were fun to socialize with afterwards whether having dinner (or breakfast, in the case of Manu), drinks, or just shooting the breeze. Although there's no wall to speak of and the weather didn't allow... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014

The most enjoyable couple of days I've had in Nicaragua were spent learning how to dive at Dive Little Corn! The staff at Dive Little Corn are all the loveliest people you could ask for, and at the same time professional and experienced. Manu, my diving instructor, made all tasks fun and helped everyone in our group feel comfortable and... More 

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Auckland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

Dive instructors are great! did my certification with Sandra, she's a great teacher, explains everything really well and is super fun to dive with

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2014

I had a great experience with Dive Little Corn dive shop. Did 12 dives including 2 night dives (1 solo with master; other diver cancelled and he still took me for like $35!!!). Captain, crew, staff and dive masters were all awesome. The value was great. This was late January, so it was still somewhat stormy so I was not... More 

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Halifax Region, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

I would like to thank all the staff at dive little corn for their knowledge and professionalism. Me and my girlfriend Andrea did a 5 dive package and had amazing fun and were always welcomed to the shop even when not diving. It was our first 5 dives after being certified for open water diving and we both will never... More 

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2014 via mobile

Just returned from my third trip to the island. Definitely not the quality of the past. Reservations were difficult as communication was limited. Booked at Casa Iguana (the affiliated hotel) and received confirmation but when I reconfirmed I was told that it was full. Didn't care that I had a confirmation. The dive shop reservation was set and did happen.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

My boyfriend travelled to little corn specifically to do our PADI course. Originally we booked with dolphin dive but switched because we heard great things about dive little corn-we were very glad to have heeded the advice. We were trained by Adrian who is professional, extremely knowledgable about the area and an exceptional teacher. The course was well priced, the... More 

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Honolulu
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2014

Ok. So it's the only dive shop I went to in Nica, but I hate making titles for these things. The dives were fun and interesting. The staff were all knowledgable, helpful, fun and safe. Most of the dive sites are fairly shallow, but there are a few deeper ones. I look forward to diving here again.

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Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2014

Also, during our trip to Little Corn, we dove with Dive Little Corn. Very professional crew and great diving! The only thing that turned us off was the reception. The person we spoke didn't seem to care one way or the other if we went diving with them and was somewhat unwelcoming. However, the rest of the crew was top... More 

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